Head of Tax (14 Month FTC, In-house)

A global commodities firm are seeking to appoint a Head of Tax for maternity cover, on a 14-month contract starting ideally from October/November. This role would suit a senior tax candidate with experience of energy/commodities/infrastructure/renewables or other related heavy sector.


  • End-to-end ownership of CT compliance and reporting (1 direct report)
  • Ultimate responsibility for VAT compliance and reporting (2 direct reports)
  • Internal tax advisory for all finance projects
  • Fresh pair of eyes to tighten controls and reduce risk


  • ACA/CTA/ACCA/ADIT or equiv. qualified with proven in-house tax leadership experience
  • Heavy sector exposure
  • Up to date knowledge of UK tax legislation, accustomed to operating internationally
  • Good business partnering skills